Macca: it was excite the crowd or bore them!

A new club record will cut little ice with Fleet boss Daryl McMahon at this stage of the season who, delighted though he was to entertain the home faithful, will already be thinking about the challenge of Hampton & Richmond Borough next weekend. And the manager revealed how he told his players to go and excite…

Fleet 8-0 Bishop’s Stortford

Danny Kedwell started and finished a week of huge statistics for the Fleet as they thumped Bishop’s Stortford 8-0 in front of a four-figure Stonebridge Road crowd. Kedwell passed his 100th game on Saturday and scored the goal tonight that clinched a club record victory for the Fleet. In between, there was also time for the team to…

Bishop’s Stortford 1-2 Fleet

Fleet took full advantage of their rivals’ day off by seizing all three points at the ProKitUK Stadium to go 11 clear at the top of the Vanarama Conference South. And the man who made all the difference to that points total last weekend did it again today, Aaron McLean netting two goals on his first…

Fleet aim to take advantage of rivals’ inaction

Having grabbed an eight-point lead from the jaws of four points last weekend, Fleet head to Bishop’s Stortford knowing that three more could extend their Vanarama National League South advantage to 11 what with Maidstone and Sutton having blank Saturdays. As luck would have it, however, Daryl McMahon’s unbeaten travellers are coming up against yet another…

Robbie reaches Blues deal

Fleet winger Robbie Willmott is joining fellow Vanarama National League South club Bishop’s Stortford on loan until the end of the season following all parties agreeing a deal today. Willmott, 25, returned from his loan at Eastleigh earlier this month and has played 15 times for the Fleet this season. The former Cambridge United and Luton Town midfielder…

Fleet chief awaits complaint response

Fleet vice chairman Peter Varney has expressed disappointment that his formal protestation regarding last Saturday’s pre-match incident has so far fallen on deaf ears, with the club yet to receive acknowledgement of its complaint. It follows the confusion before Saturday’s game about the nature of teamsheet changes following an injury to a named player, with the…

“Match officials need to have proper coaching”

Vice chairman Peter Varney confirmed today that the club will be lodging a formal complaint regarding the match referee and match assessor in yesterday’s match at home to Bishop’s Stortford. Varney told FleetOnline, “At 2.30pm our left back Joe Howe was injured in the warm-up. We replaced him with Aiden Palmer who was not in…

Fleet 4-2 Bishop’s Stortford

Matt Godden reached 30 career goals for Ebbsfleet United this afternoon and added another hat-trick to his record as Fleet’s first-half blitz put the game beyond Bishop’s Stortford’s reach. Fleet made the most of a first-half in which they were forced to deploy three central defenders after the late withdrawal of Joe Howe. His replacement, Aiden Palmer,…

Macca looks to add precision to performance

Ebbsfleet United go into action against Bishop’s Stortford at Stonebridge Road on Saturday hoping to provide their home support with a first win since Weston-super-Mare were despatched on 22nd September. Fleet’s superb away performances have kept them top of the table with breathing space over Oxford City and Maidstone United and an elusive home win is…

Macca back to take charge on Saturday

The club announced this morning that Academy manager Daryl McMahon and chief scout Steve Gritt will take charge of the team for the final home match against Bishop’s Stortford on Saturday. Following the departure of Jamie Day, it was deemed the most practical decision to let Daryl and Steve take charge of affairs for the last game…